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What do you know about ETFs?

We talk to some people in Hong Kong and understand what they know about ETFs.

 My name is Georgina Mitchell and I am Thomas Taw. We’re from BlackRock.

We are here from Hong Kong’s Central Business District and today we’re going to speak to people about what they know about ETFs.

Let’s go!

Excuse me. Do you mind if I asking you a question?

How long is it going to take?

Do you happen to know what an ETF is?

I don’t know. Sorry!

Take a wild guess.

Extra fast time… I don’t know.

No… that is EFT.

No, not a all.

Is it related to aliens?

Yes, exchanged traded funds.

ETFs are exchanged traded funds.

An exchange traded fund?

Yes, well done. That’s correct.

What do you know about it?

It lets me own a portfolio of stocks without having to buy each stock on their own.

It allows you to own a multitude of assets, stocks, bonds, commodities.

Do you own any yourself?

Yes, I have invested in them for a while now.

Do you actually own any ETFs?

Yes, I do. I own two ETFs, Fixed Income and a Japanese ETF.

What do you like about them?

Spread of assets and cheap.

Because they have lower risk.

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